Advisory Team

Expert guidance gives your business the tools to expand.

Marshall Ring

Business Advisor

Marshall is an accomplished technology commercialization executive with skills in beta customer acquisition, MVP development and capital raising. 

He is the CEO of the Manitoba Technology Accelerator and co-founder of the Manitoba Knights Angel investment group. Efforts from these responsibilities have been focused on technology start-ups and scale-ups with national and international scale. 

He currently is established in board level and advisory positions in multiple new / start up business ventures, as well as large organizations such as Manitoba Liquor and Lotteries.

  • General business plan development, deployment and execution
  • Market analysis, strategy, plan design and execution
  • Sales methodology, plan design, management and execution
  • Distribution channel strategies, negotiation and management
  • Securing early-stage capital
  • Application of Commercialization Pathway 
  • Board and Governance 

Professional History

Manitoba Technology 


2004 - Present

Launched and now lead the Manitoba Technology Accelerator as CEO.  MTA has helped launch and build companies which now generate +$1Billion of revenue annually

Society of Manitobans with

Disabilities (SMD) AbiTech

2000 - 2004

Built and launched a private sector, not-for-profit company that helped build medical technology and aids to daily living

Province of Manitoba

1998 - 2000

Business analyst, Province of Manitoba


1998: University of Manitoba – Master’s of Natural Resources Management                                    (interdisciplinary degree with a focus on community economic development)

1995: University of Manitoba - Bachelor of Arts, Cultural Anthropology